Program Application Deadlines

The table below outlines application deadlines for all relevant starting terms for each graduate program available. Deadlines are currently alphabetized, by Program. Click on the table headers to sort by starting term.

Program (Area of Study) Fall Term
Deadline
Spring Term
Deadline
Summer Term 
Deadline
Accounting (M.S.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Applied Behavior Analysis: Autism and Development Disabilities (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 N/A N/A
Bilingual Education (Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Bilingual/Bicultural Education- Instruction and Curriculum (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Biology (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November1 N/A
Biotechnology Science (M.S.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Business Administration- Global Management (M.B.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Business Administration-Executive Option (M.B.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Chemistry (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Combined School and Clinical Psychology (Psy. D.) February 1 N/A N/A
Communication Studies (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Computer Information Systems (M.S.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Conflict Resolution and Communication (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 January 1 N/A
Counseling- Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling (M.A.) March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Counseling- Clinical Mental Health (M.A.) March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Counseling- School Counseling (M.A.) March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Counseling- School Counseling (M.A.) and LPC Qualification March 1 Nov. 1 (Union Campus)
Dec. 1 (Ocean Campus)
N/A
Criminal Justice (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Director of School Counseling (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education (M.A.) - Administration in Early Childhood and Family Studies option June 1 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education (M.A.) - Advanced Curriculum and Training option June 1 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education (M.A.) - Classroom Instruction with P-3 Certification June 1 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education P-3 (Initial Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification) July1 November 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education P-3 (Certification with P-3 Endorsement) June 1 December 1 N/A
Early Childhood Education P-3 Modified Alternate Route (Non-Degree) June 1 December 1 N/A
Earth Science (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Educational Administration- Principal (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- School Business Administrator (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- Supervisor (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- Supervisor, Principal and School Business Administrator (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration-School Business Administrator(M.A.) June 1 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration-Supervisor and Principal (M.A.) June 1 December 1 May 15
Educational Administration- Supervisor, Principal & School Business Administrator (M.A.) June 1 December 1 May 15
Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) May 1 N/A N/A
Elementary Education (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher's Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
EMSE (Elementary, Middle and High School Education) Non-Degree Alternate Route June 1 December 1

N/A

English (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
English-Writing Studies (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Exercise Science (M.S.) June 1 December 1 N/A
ESL Alternate Route (Non-Degree) June 1 December 1 N/A
Fine Arts (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Fine Arts- Initial Teaching Certification (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Fine Arts- Studio (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Fine Arts- Supervision (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Health and Physical Education (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Hindi and Urdu Language Pedagogy (M.A.) June 1 N/A N/A
Holocaust & Genocide Studies (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Instruction and Curriculum- Teaching English as a Second Language (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Leadership and Communications (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 January 1 N/A
Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Licensed Professional Counselor (Post-Master's, Non-Degree Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Marriage and Family Therapy (Professional Diploma) June 1 December 1 N/A
Mathematics (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Music Education (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Nursing- Educational Leadership (Ph.D.) N/A Currently not accepting new applicants N/A
Nursing- Clinical Management (M.S.N.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Nursing- Community Health Nursing (M.S.N.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Nursing-School Nurse (M.S.N.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Nursing- School Nursing (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Occupational Therapy (M.S.) N/A January 15 N/A
Physician Assistant Studies (M.S.) N/A N/A January 15
Physical Therapy (DPT) N/A N/A Priority: Oct. 1 Final: Dec. 1
Psychology- Human Behavior and Organizational Psychology (M.A.) June 1 December1 N/A
Psychology- Forensic Psychology (M.S.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Psychology- Psychological Services (M.A.)  June 1 December 1 N/A
Public Administration (M.P.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Public Administration- Health Services Administration (M.P.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Public Administration-Non-Profit Management (M.P.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Public Relations and Journalism (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 January 1 N/A
Public Speaking and Presentation Training (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 January 1 N/A
Reading Specialization- Reading Specialist (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Reading Specialization (Post-Master's Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
School Psychology (Professional Diploma) N/A February 15 N/A
Social Studies- Economics (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Social Studies- History (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Social Studies- Political Science (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate)  July 1 November 1 N/A
Social Work (M.S.W.) Priority: March 1
Final: May 1
N/A N/A
Social Work- Advanced Standing (M.S.W.) N/A N/A May 1
Social Work- Extended Option (M.S.W.) Priority: March 1
Final: May 1
N/A N/A
Spanish (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Special Education- Autism and Developmental Disabilities (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Special Education- Learning and Behavioral Disabilities (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Speech-Language Pathology Doctorate (SLPD) April 15 N/A N/A
Speech-Language Pathology (M.A.) February 15 N/A January 31
Speech-Language Pathology Pre-Professional Program (Non-Degree) June 1 December 1 May 15
Speech and Theatre Arts (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A
Student Assistance Coordinator (Graduate Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Teaching English as a Second Language- Instruction and Curriculum (M.A.) June 1 December 1 N/A
Teaching English as a Second Language (Graduate Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Teaching the Holocaust and Prejudice Reduction (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate) August 1 Applicants encouraged to apply for Fall Term N/A
Teacher of Reading (Graduate Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Teacher of Students with Disabilities (Graduate Certificate) June 1 December 1 N/A
Theatre (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certificate) July 1 November 1 N/A